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Quarterback Geno Smith of the New York Jets throws a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons on October 7, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Geno Ice! Rookie Stuns Atlanta, Comes Up Huge For ‘Fearless’ Jets

Jets guard Willie Colon said quarterback Geno Smith didn’t give any sort of “Disney pep talk” before leading Monday night’s game-winning drive. The rookie just went in and got the job done.

10/08/2013

Nick Folk reacts after kicking the game-winning field goal against the Atlanta Falcons on October 7, 2013. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Jets Make Critics Eat Crow — Myself Included

Last week, I pegged the Jets as not ready for prime time. Hence the crow, which I’ll gladly chow down if it means I’ve just witnessed the turning point in the maturity of Gang Green.

10/08/2013

Tom Coughlin reacts to a call in the third quarter against the Eagles at MetLife Stadium on October 6, 2013.The Philadelphia defeated the New York Giants 36-21. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Giants’ Coughlin Says Eli Critics Should Blame Him Instead

If somebody is going to take the blame for New York’s miserable start, it’s Tom Coughlin. The 67-year-old coach pointed the finger at himself for the Giants’ worst start since the 1987 strike season.

10/08/2013

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Giants’ Tuck After Dropping To 0-5: ‘We Deserve To Get Booed’

Justin Tuck refuses to blame the New York Giants’ woe-and-five start on quarterback Eli Manning and the team’s struggling offense.

10/07/2013

Eli Manning is pressured by Trent Cole and Cedric Thornton of the Philadelphia Eagles at MetLife Stadium on October 6, 2013. The Eagles defeated the New York Giants 36-21. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: Eli Manning Is Just A Shell Of Himself

Even if the Giants QB straightens himself out by Thursday’s game in Chicago — another likely loss for 0-6 — it will be far too little, way too late. Like the cops at a crime scene say, “Go home, folks, nothing to see here.”

10/07/2013

Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos throws against the Dallas Cowboys in the first quarter at AT&T Stadium on October 6, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NFL Week 5 Roundup: Broncos, Chiefs, Saints Remain Unbeaten

Only three of the NFL’s five unbeaten teams could make it to five wins. Kansas City, New Orleans and Denver moved to 5-0 Sunday, while New England and Seattle finally lost.

10/07/2013

Geno Smith (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images), Matt Ryan  (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Jets, Falcons Both ‘Desperate’ For A Win Monday Night

If the Falcons don’t start winning, they can forget about those Super Bowl hopes. Meanwhile, the Jets don’t want to slip below .500 — especially on national television.

10/07/2013

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Boomer & Carton: Jerry’s Monday Morning Update

Jerry Recco wiped off his nose then began his first update of the morning with the latest surrounding the 0-5 New York Giants, after Eli Manning threw a few costly interceptions in the fourth quarter on Sunday.

WFAN–10/07/2013

Mark Sanchez (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jets’ Rex: Sanchez ‘Played Better Than The Numbers Indicate’

Mark Sanchez finished 14 of 31 for 230 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions — but was done in by a few tipped passes.

10/09/2012

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Schwartz: Long Night Ahead For Jets Against Do-It-All Texans

Jet fans — start worrying! Any way you break this game down, it figures to be another struggle for Gang Green.

10/08/2012

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Dottino: Could It Be More Obvious? Bradshaw Gets Giants’ Game Ball

Sometimes, these things are just too easy. Bradshaw put up career-highs with 30 carries and 200 yards to go with a touchdown.

10/08/2012

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Rex, Jets Out To Prove Mettle; Texans Don’t Expect Easy Night

Houston has put the rest of the AFC on notice with their smothering defense and balanced, high-scoring offense. The Jets? Well, that’s another story.

10/08/2012

Osi Umenyiora (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Osi Umenyiora’s Son ‘Better’ After Hospitalization For Asthma Attack

The New York Daily News described Umenyiora as “frantic,” declining to answer postgame questions.

10/08/2012

Jerry Reese (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images), Mike Tannenbaum (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Palladino: Next Man Up! Depth, Front Office Separates Giants From Jets

Hakeem Nicks remains down, Ramses Barden steps up. Barden goes down, Rueben Randle steps up. It goes like that for the Giants. Not so much for the Jets.

10/08/2012

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CBS Local Predictions: Week 5

In Week 4 we did pretty well, 9-4-1. It was nice to start winning some games again. That got us to .500 for the season and hopefully the trend continues in Week 5.  Week 5 […]

10/05/2012

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